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Leading surgeon to speak at Brock about concussions

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Leading surgeon to speak at Brock about concussions

Brock University press release – A world-renowned expert in concussions and spinal cord injuries will be speaking at Brock University on Thursday, Apr. 19/2018. Neurosurgeon Dr. Charles Tator will join a panel of Brock faculty members, students and alumni in providing an overview of the current state of concussions from a broad perspective. Included will […]

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Researchers discover link between gene variation and language

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Researchers discover link between gene variation and language

Brock University press release – What shapes the basic features of a language? Brock University developmental psychologist Jan Frijters is part of an international, multi-disciplinary research team that found people whose mother tongue contains many consonants also carry a specific gene variation that helps them to distinguish a wide range of sounds. The team, led […]

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Brock confirms campus will open at noon Sunday

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Brock confirms campus will open at noon Sunday

Brock University‚Äôs campus will re-open at noon today (Sunday April 15), after operations were shut down on Saturday due to icy weather conditions. Food services for residence students will open at the usual Sunday time of 10:30 a.m. The James Gibson Library and Walker Complex recreation facilities will open at 4 p.m. There were no […]

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Brock campus closed until noon on Sunday due to ice storm

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Brock campus closed until noon on Sunday due to ice storm

Brock University will be closed until noon on Sunday April 15/2018, as severe winter weather conditions continue to make for unsafe travel conditions across southern Ontario. Campus food services will remain in operation for residence students, but the University library will be closed and all other scheduled activities will be cancelled, allowing time for ice-covered […]

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Saturday exams at Brock University cancelled as ice storm looms

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Saturday exams at Brock University cancelled as ice storm looms

Brock University press release – Brock University is cancelling all exams scheduled for Saturday, April 14/2018 after Environment Canada declared the growing likelihood of an ice storm this weekend. To minimize travel and protect personal safety, exams scheduled for Saturday will now take place on Thursday, April 26. Times and location will be posted next […]

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Three Brock profs capture Ontario Early Researcher Awards

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Three Brock profs capture Ontario Early Researcher Awards

Brock University press release – Creating a device to detect prostate cancer. Determining how and why perfectionism impacts adolescent health. Understanding the process that leads to children forgetting to carry out a future intention. These areas of interest will be pursued by three Brock University researchers thanks to a provincial grant announced last month by […]

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